Head of Operations
Engineering - FMCG Food / Drink - Manufacturing
£70-80k

Job Title: 
Head of Operations
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Engineering
FMCG Food / Drink
Manufacturing
Location: 
North East
Base Salary: 
£70-80k
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
HOE/896/56
About this position: 

Our client is a high-volume fmcg manufacturing company with revenues exceeding £80m. They are entering a period of major growth, investment and expansion and are looking to appoint a head of department to drive operational excellence.

 

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the chief executive and a key member of the senior leadership team, you will enjoy full strategic accountability for production and supply chain performance with a multifunctional team of over 200 and 7 direct reports.

 

  • Will manage all key investment plans at site whilst driving exceptional service levels across all functions.  

 

  • Will work closely alongside board level peers to ensure overall business success during a period of growth.

 

 

The Person: 
  • Ideally holding a degree level engineering qualification with further lean/ CI accolades, you will have a proven track record leading multi-disciplined teams in a high-volume production environment.

 

  • The ability to prove you can improve operational performance through the implementation of modern continuous improvement techniques.

 

  • A solid understanding and experience delivering exceptional service levels in a customer centric environment.